If she wins, Demings would be the only Black woman senator and first woman to represent Florida in the U.S. Senate.
Demings could become Florida's first Black U.S. Senator and only the second woman to represent Florida in the Senate.
In a newly released Higher Heights for America poll of battleground state voters, 48 percent of base Biden voters believe that Biden should select a Black woman as his vice president.
The House Impeachment Managers expressed their concerns that Trump's acquittal by the Senate will only promote future indiscretions.
In an exclusive interview with ESSENCE, Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) discuss Trump's impeachment trial.
Congresswoman Val Demings and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries are said to have been tapped because of their comfort level in the courtroom.